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PM Tsipras: We restore the university asylum; we are not afraid of the students movement

We must safeguard the free access to all ideas and expressions in the universities with respect to the democratic procedures. The only way to solve the problem is dialogue in the universities and not police interventions that remind us of other [...]

ND leader Mitsotakis: Tax tsunami that will bring the people to their knees

New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis referred to a ‘tax tsunami’ that will bring the citizens to their knees and accused Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of choosing the blind clash. Speaking to SKAI radio on Friday the main [...]

President Pavlopoulos receives European Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Thursday received European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos at the presidential mansion in Athens, for a briefing on migration-related issues. “Europe [...]

ND attacks Tsipras over ‘Guardian’ interview

Main opposition New Democracy strongly attacked Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras over his statements to “The Guardian” on Monday, saying his admissions came too late. “Mr. Tsipras admitted his mistakes, his lies, his ignorance [...]

Kotzias attacks UN envoy for Cyprus, says Eide tried to ‘undermine talks’

Greece’s Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Saturday launched an all-out attack on United Nations Special Adviser for Cyprus Espen Barth Eide, directly accusing him of attempting to undermine the talks on the Cyprus problem. Pulling no [...]

Mitsotakis urges ‘reasonable and targeted cuts’ in state spending

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis called for “reasonable and targeted cuts in state spending” while talking to residents of Laconia on Wednesday, repeating a pledge to reduce taxes so that the economy and society [...]

Tsipras: The most important development is the steady decrease in unemployment

The most important positive news of recent years has been the steady decrease in unemployment and an increase in employment, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Monday, during a visit to the labour ministry. In statements to the press, he [...]

Tsipras: Greece, Bulgaria and Serbia ‘factors of stability’ in the Balkans

The European Commission supports efforts for the European prospects of the Balkans, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Thursday in a joint press conference with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, [...]

Navigable Danube-Thessaloniki river link a project of ‘huge significance’, Tsipras and Vucic agree

Plans to create a navigable “corridor” of canals linking the Danube River with Thessaloniki are a “project of huge significance for Greece, Serbia and all of Europe,” Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras commented on Thursday, [...]

Tsipras to hold critical meetings with Balkan leaders for the future of the region

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will have important meetings for the strengthening of Greece’s regional role with Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Thursday, in Thessaloniki. The upgrading of [...]